Rows of apple trees lead to the entrance of Easton Neston, Northamptonshire, the 1702 masterpiece by Nicholas Hawksmoor, an ingeniously inventive architect who also had a hand in Blenheim Palace and Castle Howard. From its stone lions marching along the r
The Library at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, US. The library contains over volumes and has two tiers. The mural on the ceiling is 'The Chariot of Aurora' by Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini and once decorated the ceiling of a Venetian ballroom.
The cloisters at the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England. It originated in 678 or 679 with the foundation of an abbey dedicated to Saint Peter (dissolved by King Henry VIII).
When I was living in Columbia, South Carolina, I took every opportunity to make weekend trips to the surrounding cities. I love the road trip options near central South Carolina, and one of my very favorites is Charleston. I always though no city could ever top Charleston, but after visiting Savannah, I had a change of heart. Savannah may be small, but it certainly doesn't feel small. It has a top notch restaurant scene, interesting tours, and friendly people. An extended weekend in Sa